Idiom:  in years

Meaning

Idiom:  in years

  • in a long time

Example sentences

  • I hadn’t seen my high school English teacher in years but she looks exactly the same.
  • I used to smoke two packs of cigarettes a day but I haven’t had a cigarette in years.
  • Blast from the past, I haven't heard that song in years.
  • Sorry, we haven't served truffles in years.
  • I feel like we haven't had a vacation in years. Let's see if there're cheap flights to Europe.
  • This is the best tiramisu that I've had in years!
  • We haven't been to that restaurant in years. Is it still any good?
  • My mother hadn't shopped at your store in years so I assumed you'd gone out of business.


Synonyms

  • in ages
  • ages ago
  • since God knows when


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